The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 918 938 968
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 15 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.019% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 19
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 12 £35,000 +5.26% 2
London +17 8 £37,000 -8.64% 1
South East +34 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £30,000 -
County Antrim - 3 £30,000 -
Belfast - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +60 2 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Surrey +24 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Newtownabbey - 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £57,500 -
Leicester - 1 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Senior Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 23 (52.27%) SCCM
4 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 11 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 11 (25.00%) DNS
7 11 (25.00%) DHCP
7 11 (25.00%) MS Office
7 11 (25.00%) ITIL
7 11 (25.00%) Citrix
8 10 (22.73%) Linux
8 10 (22.73%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.45%) C#
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco
9 9 (20.45%) Mac OS X
9 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.45%) VMware
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (18.18%) SDLC
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (18.18%) Qt
10 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 8 (18.18%) XenApp
10 8 (18.18%) WinForms
10 8 (18.18%) Perforce

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.00%) MS Office
3 7 (15.91%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (25.00%) DHCP
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) LDAP
3 8 (18.18%) SNMP
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) VoIP
6 4 (9.09%) Wireless
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.55%) Skype
9 1 (2.27%) FTP
9 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.18%) Subversion
1 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
1 8 (18.18%) MFC
1 8 (18.18%) Qt
1 8 (18.18%) WCF
1 8 (18.18%) WinForms
1 8 (18.18%) WPF
2 1 (2.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Social Media
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 11 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 10 (22.73%) Linux
6 9 (20.45%) Mac OS X
7 8 (18.18%) FreeBSD
7 8 (18.18%) Solaris
7 8 (18.18%) Unix
7 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
9 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
10 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (4.55%) Android
12 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
12 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) SDLC
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Line Management
4 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.82%) Service Management
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Workflow
9 1 (2.27%) DevOps
9 1 (2.27%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) C
3 8 (18.18%) C++
3 8 (18.18%) VB
3 8 (18.18%) VB6
4 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCP
2 3 (6.82%) MCSA
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) XenApp
3 7 (15.91%) XenDesktop
4 6 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (52.27%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 8 (18.18%) Perforce
5 4 (9.09%) Apple
6 3 (6.82%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Google
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
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